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The Groupama Race - D day minus 365 By Groupama Race, , 4:42 AM Saturday 26 Sep 2015 - GMT
The New Caledonia Groupama Race starts on the 25th September 2016. Tactical and fantastic at the same time, the Tour de New Caledonia is a coastal and high seas race on a par with the Sydney – Hobart. The big change for the fifth edition is that the race is open to any size of mono hull and to multi-hulls greater the 8.5m loa. ... [more]

2015 Gul RS Vareo Inland Championship - Overall report By Jeremy Symons, , 4:02 AM Saturday 26 Sep 2015 - Sail-World UK GMT
Saturday started with little wind and a mirror on the lake. The Race Officers were confident of a breeze, and so it arrived, and all 18 boats lined up for the start at 1300hrs. ... [more]

2015 Régates Royales – Trophée Panerai - You Cannes do it! By Les Regates Royales, , 3:40 AM Saturday 26 Sep 2015 - GMT
Last racing day for the Dragons, double coastal race for the classics: Friday was undoubtedly the best day of the 37th Régates Royales – Trophée Panerai. Crews and organizers had to wait for a while but were then rewarded with excellent conditions, the wind progressively increasing to over 15 knots with flat seas, blue skies and warm weather. ... [more]

Nacra Europeans 17 titles in Barcelona By Rob Kothe, , 3:24 AM Saturday 26 Sep 2015 - GMT
Crews from around the world will be fighting for European Championship honours when the Nacra 17 Europeans gets underway in Barcelona, Spain, on Monday (28 September). ... [more]

Rolex Farr 40 World Champs - Precision timing puts Struntje on top By Regattanews, , 3:04 AM Saturday 26 Sep 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
Fortunes in grand prix sailing can ebb and flow faster than a spring tide, and the first race of day two of the Rolex Farr 40 World Championship was a perfect example. The class attracts some of the world’s most accomplished sailors to do battle on equal terms, although one team competing at this level for the first time are the university students on Cal Maritime who have never raced a Farr 40 ... [more]

2015 Mini Transat - Îles de Guadeloupe - The Canaries’ song By Mini Transat, , 2:01 AM Saturday 26 Sep 2015 - GMT
As often happens in off-shore sailing, it’s the richer people that get richer. At the head of their classes, Davy Beaudart (Flexirub) in the prototypes, and Ian Lipinski (Entreprises Innovantes) in the series class continue to widen the gaps in the last hours of the first stage of the Mini Transat îles de Guadeloupe. ... [more]

J/70 North American Championship - Tight three on top By SDYC, , 1:34 AM Saturday 26 Sep 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
Although today's shifty San Diego winds certainly made the day's three races very interesting, they weren't strong enough to shake the fleet leaders from their top spots. ... [more]

Chinese media sit down with ISAF CEO - Part 2 By ISAF, , 1:20 AM Saturday 26 Sep 2015 - Sail-World Asia GMT
The second part of ISAF CEO, Peter Sowrey's chat with the Chinese media at ISAF Sailing World Cup Qingdao... ... [more]

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Victory in the opening stage By Julia Wall-Clarke, , 12:50 AM Saturday 26 Sep 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
LMAX Exchange has claimed victory in the opening stage of the tenth edition Clipper 2015-16 Round the World Yacht Race after it crossed the finish line first in Guanabara Bay, Rio de Janeiro at 1718 UTC (1518 local). The team led the race consistently since its early stages following a spectacular departure from London almost a month ago. ... [more]

Mini TransAT - Little boats with a big history By Brian Hancock, , 10:37 PM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - Sail-World NZ GMT
Brian Hancock reflects on the Mini TransAT which has been underway for a few days, now. He explains the history of the event as as well as his own experiences as a sailor in these singlehanded extreme ocean racers. ... [more]

Winterizing boat batteries safely By John Bell, Dallas , 4:17 PM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - GMT
Cold weather can be hazardous to the health of lead acid batteries, especially boats and recreational vehicles stored in hibernation until the spring thaw. ... [more]

FinnTeam – Luca Devoti talks about crowdfunding campaign By Robert Deaves, , 12:47 PM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - GMT
The 2000 Finn Olympic Silver medallist, Luca Devoti, has had an enormous influence on Finn class development over the past 20 years both through building and selling Finns at Devoti Sailing Ltd through to coaching top sailors to many successes. ... [more]

IGFA hot catches - Potential new world records submitted By IGFA, , 12:18 PM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - GMT
Potential record submissions on longfin crevalle jack from Angola, leerfish from Italy, and smallmouth bass and queen snapper from the USA make up this edition of IGFA Hot Catches. ... [more]

Sailing solo round-the-world record attempt - 47 days to go By Joe Harris - GryphonSolo2, , 11:51 AM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
I am writing with another update as the days count down (47 to go) towards my departure for the round-the-world solo sailing record attempt aboard GryphonSolo2. ... [more]

Should you add ice and freeze coverage to your boat policy now? By BoatUS, , 11:26 AM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - GMT
Many boat owners think they don’t have to worry about freeze damage if they live in temperate states or if they keep their boat in an indoor, heated storage area in Northern climates. But they may want to rethink that. ... [more]

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race – Leader almost in Rio By The Clipper Race, , 11:13 AM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
Clipper Round the World Yacht Race – As of 0900 UTC, race one leader LMAX Exchange is only 43 nautical miles from the finish line and should be berthing in Marina da Gloria, Rio de Janeiro, tonight. ... [more]

Malibu Houston Pro to showcase world class wakesurfing By World Wakeboard Association, , 10:15 AM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
Malibu Houston Pro – The WWA has hand selected the top six men and women wakesurfers in the world to compete for $25,000 in prize money, while showcasing the best skim and surf styles on October 2nd at the event. ... [more]

2015 Rolex Farr 40 Worlds – Flash Gordon zooms off the line By, , 9:47 AM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
2015 Rolex Farr 40 Worlds – As the closing event of a highly-competitive season, the victorious team will be the one whose athleticism, precision and teamwork come together in a fashion not unlike a Rolex timepiece: assembled with detailed precision by a master craftsman. ... [more]

2015 Alton Water Single Handed Open overall By Mark Hainsworth, , 9:23 AM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - Sail-World UK GMT
2015 Alton Water Single Handed Open – 54 boats came to Alton water on a fine autumnal day for what was a fun Single Hander Open. ... [more]

Trailer boats always a key focus of Auckland On Water Boat Show By NZL, , 9:21 AM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - Sail-World NZ GMT
New Zealand trailer boat manufacturers exhibiting at the 2015 Auckland On Water Boat Show describe the domestic market as very buoyant. With more than 20 trailer powerboat manufacturers and retailers participating in the 24-27 September boat show at Auckland’s Viaduct Harbour, a wide cross-section of this hugely-popular boat sector is represented at the show. ... [more]

2015 RYA Zone and Home Country Championships preview By RYA, , 9:11 AM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - Sail-World UK GMT
The 2015 RYA Zone and Home Country Championships will be held in eight different locations around the UK with over 1,025 sailors competing. ... [more]

2015 Rolex Farr 40 Worlds – Estate Master’s mixed fortunes on Day 1 By Di Pearson, , 8:56 AM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Day one of the Rolex Farr 40 Worlds at Long Beach, California, was one of mixed fortunes for Martin Hill’s Estate Master; the lone Australian crew found themselves in sixth place overall, with a best result of second in the last race of the day. ... [more]

La Generali Solo–Vers un Grand Prix Métropole Nice Côte d’Azur disputé By La Generali Solo, , 8:39 AM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - GMT
2015 La Generali Solo – Après deux jours de repos pour les marins et de réparations sur les bateaux pour les préparateurs, la compétition reprend ses droits. Demain à 11h sera donné le coup d’envoi du Grand Prix Métropole Nice Côte d’Azur. ... [more]

The Green Blue launches new environmental activity resource By RYA, , 8:20 AM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - GMT
The Green Blue, the joint environmental initiative of the Royal Yachting Association and British Marine has launched its first set of online educational activity worksheets aimed at instructors and group leaders keen to integrate environmental awareness into their boating activities and courses for young people. ... [more]

Collinson FX Market Commentary - Sep 25 - Aussie recovers By Collinson FX, , 4:54 AM Friday 25 Sep 2015 - Sail-World NZ GMT
European equities continued to haemorrhage, struggling to accommodate the massive influx of refugees , while the VW scandal threatens the industrial might of the engine room. The EU is being hit from all sides and does not have the institutions to cope, thus jeopardising their very existence. ... [more]

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